Top News & Analysis Texas

  • Fewer foreclosures were completed in May compared to a year ago, while the number of houses in the foreclosure process also declined as the market continued to heal, according to a new study.

  • Meredith Whitney

    The reality today is that all things are not equal among states. Americans migrate toward job growth, and job growth in some states is undeniably outpacing job growth in others.

  • A welder builds parts for finished petroleum tanks at Southern Tank and Manufacturing in Owensboro, Kentucky.

    Which are the top states for the creation manufacturing jobs? Here's the countdown.

  • The $1.8 billion deal for Vanguard Health Systems is not the last major acquisition Tenet Healthcare will make, the company's CEO Trevor Fetter told CNBC.

  • Frosty Pooch offers tasty treats for your "best friend."

    Food trucks for dogs are rolling through a growing number of cities, selling canine versions of cookies, ice cream and other treats.

  • Sandridge Energy Inc.

    SandRidge Energy's board of directors removed the energy company's founder and chief executive after a months-long struggle with activist investors.

  • An Alpha Oil & Gas crew building a 10-inch gas pipeline near Watford City, N.D.

    When we launched Top States for Business in 2007, North Dakota was nowhere on the list. Now it's growth and employment numbers are the envy of the nation.

  • Texas: Open For Business!

    Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) discusses why U.S. businesses should move to Texas. "California companies are already starting to make the move to Texas," he says.

  • If you're working with limited capital, chances are you'll have to choose between two very different stocks. How do you do it?

  • Can Texas Stay on Top?

    In 2012, Texas earned the title of "Top State For Business," but can the state hold to the top spot this year? CNBC's Scott Cohn offers insight on the CNBC competition.

  • Tesla Loses Battle to Sell Directly to Texas

    The CEO of the electric car company is considering seeking legal action on a national level, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, in order to get the right to make direct sales in \states around the country.

  • Bank of America's proposed $8.5 billion settlement offers investors more than they are likely to get if they go to trial, a lawyer argued Monday.

  • OPEC oil exporters agreed on Friday to leave output policy unchanged on Friday as oil held around the group's preferred level of $100 a barrel.

  • Investigating Austin Money Manager

    The death S. Mark Powell, a prominent Texas money manager, continues to reveal startling facts that are impacting the investing community, with CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Missing Millions In Austin

    The death of prominent private wealth manager S. Mark Powell, Invesco, is stirring up a lot of questions about unusual transactions before his death, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Motorola plans to launch a new, made-in-the-U.S. smartphone, CEO Dennis Woodside said on Wednesday, confirming speculation the cellphone maker intends to make a comeback.

  • Money Manager Dies Amid Missing Millions

    Just one month after Invesco's Atlantic Trust unit inked a deal to sell itself to Canada's CIBC, one of its money managers was found dead and millions of dollars are apparently missing, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. (1:33)

  • Death of Texas Money Manager Amid Missing Money

    A prominent money manager in Texas has passed amid reports of missing money. CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Shelly Banjo, WSJ, offer insight.

  • Austin, Texas

    Texas lawmakers sent Gov. Rick Perry more than $1 billion in proposed business tax cuts shortly before the end of the biennial legislative session.

  • CNBC has been ranking all 50 states for competitiveness since 2007. This year's report comes as states continue to get back in fighting shape—fighting for jobs, that is.